Poplawski and Keenan Named Player/Rookie of the Week
Lawrenceville, N.J. - Junior second baseman Lauren Poplawski (Levittown, N.Y./Island Trees) was named Skyline Conference Player of the Week and freshman outfielder Kaitlin Keenan (West Islip, N.Y./West Islip) was named Rookie of the Week for softball on Monday, May 4th.
Poplawski batted .667 in the Skyline Conference tournament, going a combined 4-for-6 with three runs scored and an RBI in the Rams’ two games - both wins. Poplawski was the only Farmingdale player to record multiple hits in both games. She enters the NCAA tournament with a .417 batting average.
Keenan was swinging a hot bat for the Rams in the Skyline Conference tournament. In two games, Keenan batted .375 (3-for-8) with a triple, home run, three runs scored and six runs batted in. She went 2-for-4 with a triple and 3 RBI against Mount Saint Mary, and then drilled a 3-run home run in a 5-0 win over Old Westbury.
The Skyline Conference Weekly Reports are announced by the Conference on Monday nights. Reports (including players of the week and statistics) are available to view on the Skyline website at www.skylineconference.org.